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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through October 2018.

Exports: Misc. garment accessories

Misc. garment accessories, the No. 782 export by value totaled $9.18 million for the month of October, $68.7 million through October of 2018, and $90.97 million for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$13.29 M
2Canada$7.53 M
3Japan$5.65 M
4Dominican Republic$3.96 M
5Panama$3.56 M
6Chile$3.34 M
7Vietnam$2.21 M
8China$1.92 M
9Israel$1.78 M
10Australia$1.66 M
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January – October 2018

Top Ports

Total Trade: $68.7 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1John F. Kennedy International Airport $10,808,976
2Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. $6,939,837
3Los Angeles International Airport $6,936,678
4Port Everglades, Fla. $5,969,150
5Port of Los Angeles $4,918,393
6Port of Newark $3,116,848
7Low-Valued Imports and Exports $3,099,397
8Miami International Airport $2,912,456
9Port of Long Beach $2,672,757
10Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio $2,387,065

U.S. exports of Misc. garment accessories decreased 13.10 percent through October to $68.7 million

U.S. exports of Misc. garment accessories decreased 13.10 percent from $79.06 million to $68.7 million through the first 10 months of 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 782 through October among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 749 for the last full year with a total value of $90.97 million, a $3.14 million, 3.33 percent decrease from the 2016 total.

Through October of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Dominican Republic and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif., No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port Everglades, Fla. and No. 5 Port of Los Angeles.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Dominican Republic, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Mexico and No. 5 Panama. The leading gateways were No. 1 John F. Kennedy International Airport, No. 2 Port Everglades, Fla., No. 3 Los Angeles International Airport, No. 4 Port of Los Angeles and No. 5 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio.

January – October 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $13,289,378
2Canada $7,525,379
3Japan $5,645,515
4Dominican Republic $3,960,693
5Panama $3,558,402
6Chile $3,343,885
7Vietnam $2,207,846
8China $1,917,047
9Israel $1,777,915
10Australia $1,659,055

January – October 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1New York City $2,258,631
2Los Angeles $2,166,434
3Miami $1,822,740
4Laredo $618,111
5Low Value Shipments $552,961
6Detroit $485,092
7Cleveland $461,627
8Atlanta/Savannah $280,605
9Phoenix/Nogales $231,994
10Buffalo $184,804

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first 10 months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • John F. Kennedy International Airport fell 32.43 percent compared to last year to $10.81 million.
  • Otay Mesa Freeway Border Crossing, Calif. rose 5447.74 percent compared to last year to $6.94 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport fell 0.43 percent compared to last year to $6.94 million.
  • Port Everglades, Fla. fell 22.42 percent compared to last year to $5.97 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles fell 21.78 percent compared to last year to $4.92 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Mexico increased $7.42 million, 126.48 percent, (19.34 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada decreased $444,761, 5.58 percent, (10.95 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 Japan decreased $632,657, 10.08 percent, (8.22 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Dominican Republic decreased $2.96 million, 42.75 percent, (5.77 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 Panama decreased $600,353, 14.44 percent, (5.18 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 49.46 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through October of this year. That is equal to $33.98 million of the $68.7 million total.

All totaled, 51.78 percent of all these Misc. garment accessories exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through October of this year. That is equal to $35.57 million of the $68.7 million total